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Chiringuito de Ayo

Playa Burriana, 29780 Nerja, Spain
+34 952 52 22 89
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (407 reviews)
“roast pork” (9 reviews)
“tuna salad” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Playa Burriana, 29780 Nerja, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are on Burriana beach Ayo is a must! They have the busiest restaurant on the beach for paella. It's not fancy by all means but it's fun and fast and the paella is good. The prices are cheap and you can go up...More

Thank Avril B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place does the best paella in town on any day of the week Sundays are special. Get there early as it is extremely popular and can be very busy. It is a spectacle just to see them making the huge paella being cooked on...More

Thank Off their P
Reviewed 3 days ago

It has been a tradition to always visit Ayo's for their amazing Paella and Sunday roast pork however over the past couple of years it has been let down by the staff attitude. Needless to say that it's not all the staff however the main...More

Thank _debbie3948
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Paella in Ayo is worth of trying (and you can have more id your hungry or just a small plate if you have a small tummy). It's not actually typical spanish paella, but Ayo paella is almost like a brand in Nerja. Only minus for...More

Thank Maija S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Cannot visit nerja without a visit to Ayo's The paella is second to none If you order paella you can return and have as many portions as you can eat, delicious Very friendly service and always welcoming Great menu and always good food Whatever you...More

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a large-scale operation based on the actual sand at Burriana beach. There are large pans of paella being made over a wood fire in the centre. Paella was fine, service was very good.

Thank Natalie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely lunchtime food. You can just rock up in your beachwear and enjoy the food. This place is always busy.

Thank hel237
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decent paella beach snack on Burriana front. Ayos is open every lunchtime and you'll smell the charcoal pits with paella prep well in advance. It gets very busy as everyone leaves their beach loungers & flocks in for lunch. At €6 its cheap & tasty...More

Thank getherenow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having heard about this place we gave it a go and were happy with what we got. Don't expect fine dining but if it's paella you're after this is top both flavour. If you want you can go for second helpings however you'll be more...More

Thank Rinnbearna1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's for the poor tourists who think that mass produced paella is charming! The service was good but it was very naff, not my cup of tea anyway, sorry :(

Thank OliveOilGirl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Burriana, 29780 Nerja, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Nerja
  • Phone Number: +34 952 52 22 89
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